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Week 24: February 12-16, 2018

posted Feb 11, 2018, 5:32 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Feb 14, 2018, 6:33 AM ]

Monday: Review for exam chapter 4 tomorrow (Mexican legends, Mexico old and new, preterite vs imperfect, car/gar/zar and irregular preterite)  Then begin new vocabulary ch. 5.1 on foods and cooking. URB worksheet, also homework vocabulary A and B.

Tuesday Ch. 4 Exam, introduce new vocabulary ch. 5.2 (cooking and foods).  Homework to complete URB worsheet.

Wednesday: Mock Trial

Thursday: Ski DAy

Friday: REview Vocabulary, then vocabulary work with BINGO or Walk to Mono Market to learn additional vocabulary.


Week 23: February 5-9, 2018

posted Feb 6, 2018, 1:01 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Feb 9, 2018, 11:31 AM ]

MOnday: Speaking Practice with venir, traer, decir, querer.  Watch episodes 1 and 2 of ch. 4.2 and do comprehension exercises.  REview LEER A and B.

Tuesday: Quiz tomorrow and car/gar/zar preterite, and venir, querer, decir, and traer.  Warm up with https://conjuguemos.com/verb/homework/136# (select car/gar/zar verbs and irregular preterite: ir, dar, hacer, estar, poder, poner)  Then speaking practice using verbs. 

Wednesday: Quiz on "car/gar/zar" verbs in preterite and venir/decir/querer/traer.  Then, watch speeches with Ms Taylor.

Thursday: Ski Day

Friday: review chapter 4 for Exam next week: page 218 #1 and pages 242-243:1-3. We will review these on Monday for ch. 4 exam on Tuesday.

Week 22: January 29- Feb. 2, 2018

posted Jan 28, 2018, 4:49 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Feb 1, 2018, 2:23 PM ]

Monday: Reminder that "Mi Vida" projects are due tomorrow.  Review vocabulary with flashcards at Avancemos 2 Chapter 4.2.  (Quiz Thursday on ch. 4.2 vocabulary).  Introduce new grammar: more irregular preterite verbs (querer, traer, decir, and venir).  See textbook page and URB worksheet.  Then, work on your "MI Vida" projects.

Tuesday: Vocabulary quiz Thursday (ch. 4.2 vocabulary Mexico old and new. Turn in and share "Mi Vida" slide shows.  Practice with car, gar, zar, and querer, decir, venir, and traer at conjuguemos.com.  Watch Textbook Episode 1 and 2 comprehension 231:9  pg. 226:3 Homework Grammar 2a 177-178

Wednesday: Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow.  Review homework (176 - 177 or 177-178) Dialogue with "car, gar, zar"  (229:7) preterite and querer, traer, decir, and venir, Watch last "Mi Vida" Power Point, Then practice 228:6,.  Watch episodes 1 and 2 Do 226:3 and 230:9.

Thursday: Vocabulary Quiz, Conversation, Then watch youtube video on Mexico City at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9GSw_ovvXI and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpZX__zyhV4.   Homework Leer A and B (Stephanie A/B/C for Monday)

Friday: Conversation, correct text's x 3 for "Mi Vida".

Week 21: January 22-26, 2018

posted Jan 21, 2018, 3:52 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Jan 24, 2018, 12:27 PM ]

"Mi Vida" slide show due on Friday.  See requirements below.

Monday: Speaking practice with imperfect.  Then,  https://personal.colby.edu/~bknelson/SLC/pret_imp.php .  Introduce new vocabulary ch. 4.2.   pages 222-223.  URB worksheet page 14-15  .   HOmework with vocabulary a and b (171-172) and URB pages 14-15 (attached below) .  Work on projects

Tuesday: Quiz on preterite vs imperfect tense on Thursay. Review URB worksheet and vocabulary A (credit this) Watch YouTube video on Mexico City: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n09wZHuCUcA  Telehistoria 1 and 2 for vocabulary in context.   Practice with new vocabulary, page 224. work on projects. homework vocabulary C (173 - attached below)

Wednesday: Review vocabulary homework from yesterday and Monday.  For quiz tomorrow, review Preterite vs imperfect.  Review vocabulary homework assigned yesterday (171-172). BINGO.    Work on projects. Homework page 18 and 174.

Thursday:  Quiz preterite vs imperfect.  Introduce "car" "gar" "zar" spelling changes in present tense with first person "yo".  Practice with URB worksheet.


Friday: Review URB worksheet on "car" "gar" "zar" preterite (18) and 174. Remind of spell change for verbs like leer and construir (see http://www.studyspanish.com/lessons/pret4.htm).  Practice with page 228: 6 and 7.  Work on projects.  Homework 175-176

Friday:  Review vocabulary with flashcards.  (Quiz tomorrow on ch. 4.2 vocabulary).  Review homework. leer and construir (see http://www.studyspanish.com/lessons/pret4.htm).  Introduce new grammar: more irregular preterite verbs.  Grammar 2a 177 and URB worksheet.

Week 20: January 16-19, 2018

posted Jan 16, 2018, 12:28 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Jan 19, 2018, 9:34 AM ]

Monday: MLK Holiday

Tuesday: Conversation with imperfect. Read "El Dia Que Nevo Tortillas" and analyze verb tenses. Grammar 2-Imperfect vs. Preterite tense (textbook pages 208-209) Studyspanish.com lesson 62.  HOmework with URB worksheet, pages 5-6 and grammar 2a (154)
See https://www.mitos-mexicanos.com/ for Mitos Mexicanos.


Wednesday: Review homework, conversation using imperfect, homework grammar page 155.

Thursday: Quiz tomorrow on imperfect tense. Conversation using imperfect.
Practice with imperfect vs. preterite (texbook pages 209-211)  See also colbycollgespanish Assign Keynote Project on "Mi Vida" to demonstrate use of preterite vs. imperfect.  Due Friday 21 of January and worth 40 pts- 20 for grammar, 10 for organization/creativity and 10 for vocabulary/spelling.  See attachment for specific requirements. Bring photos to scan, or digital photos for PowerPoint project. (See Sophia or BErlin Power Point)

Friday: Quiz, review homework, "Extra" episode 7 and Cornell Note. Begin working on projects.

Week 20: January 8-12, 2018

posted Jan 6, 2018, 6:02 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Jan 11, 2018, 3:38 PM ]

Monday: Que hiciste en la Navidad?  Como pasaste la navidad.  Adonde fuiste?  Que comiste?  Que regalos recibiste? Que cosas regalaste?  New Vocabulary from ch. 4.1.  Practice with URB worksheet, page 2-3, introduce participles on page 202.  HOmework with vocab A pages 148

Tuesday: Practice vocab with flash cards, Review homework (especially participles) Introduce Imperfect tense, (textbook pages 203) how formed and how used.  (create 3 verb boxes with tomar, comer, escribir) See study spanish.com on imperfect, lesson 17  Homework with vocab b and C (149-150) Bring in video of your childhood to share in class on Thursday and Friday. 

Wednesday: Quiz Friday on new vocabulary.  REview homework 149-150, Read segment from Cenicienta, focusing on verb tenses.  Then introduce imperfect tense.  Homework with URB worksheet page 5/6 and workbook page 151.

Thursday: Quiz on Friday on new vocabulary. Practice with imperfect tense (text 204-206:5, 6, and 8)   Practice  with imperfect at https://conjuguemos.com/verb/119 and https://studyspanish.com/grammar/test/imp1.  Homework grammar b and c (152-153 or 153-154)

Friday: Quiz on new vocabulary, Review homework, Practice with Imperfect: kahoot, children's story book analysis.

Monday: Grammar 2-Imperfect vs. Preterite tense (textbook pages 208-209) Studyspanish.com lesson 62.  HOmework with URB worksheet, pages 5-6 and grammar 2a (154)
See https://www.mitos-mexicanos.com/ for Mitos Mexicanos. Practice with imperfect vs. preterite (texbook pages 209-211)Assign Keynote Project on "Mi Vida" to demonstrate use of preterite vs. imperfect.  Due Friday 21 of January and worth 40 pts- 20 for grammar, 10 for organization/creativity and 10 for vocabulary/spelling.  See attachment for specific requirements.

Week 19: December 18-22, 2017

posted Dec 18, 2017, 7:46 AM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Dec 18, 2017, 9:24 AM ]

MOnday: REview practice exams for final on Thursday at 8:00.  See attachment below for grammar and vocabulary on final exam. See https://create.kahoot.it/l/#public/kahoots?filter=1&tags=Spanish%20Reflexive%20Verbs , https://create.kahoot.it/l/#public/kahoots?filter=1&tags=Spanish%20progressive%20tense , https://create.kahoot.it/l/#public/kahoots?filter=1&tags=Spanish%202%20irregular%20preterite  Extra Credit Lectura/Leer A,B,C from chapters 1-3.

Week 17: December 11-15, 2017

posted Dec 11, 2017, 7:57 AM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Dec 15, 2017, 11:12 AM ]

Monday: Practice with irregular preterite verbs, both spoken and at conjuguemoscom.  Then rehearse skits to film tomorrow. Homework Leer A and B )136-137.

Tuesday: Quiz tomorrow on irregular preterite. REview homework.  TEach preterite "ir" stem change verbs.  Movie making.  URB worksheet for homework.

Wednesday/Thursday: Review of chapters 1 and 2 for Final exam next week.

Friday: review "ir" preterite stem change at https://conjuguemos.com/verb/homework/139# and irregular preterite at https://conjuguemos.com/verb/137 .  Then, Kahoot with demonstrative adjectives, present progressive, reflexive verbs.

Week 16: December 4-8, 2016

posted Dec 4, 2017, 12:14 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Dec 7, 2017, 12:12 PM ]

Monday: Review URB pages  13-14 and page 122 in workbook. Brainstorm vocabulary to add to ch. 3.1 vocabulary so we can make movie of a visit to the open air market. See https://quizlet.com/123700188/market-day-role-play-vocabulario-para-el-dia-de-mercado-al-aire-libre-flash-cards/  and https://quizlet.com/8913880/mercado-al-aire-libre-vocabulario-flash-cards/ .  Homework 123-124.

Tuesday: Vocabulary quiz tomorrow.  Learn new grammar, irregular preterite.  Complete URB worsheet.  Then, edit script 1 of La Visita al Mercado.  Homework to write script 2, workbook pages 125-126 and bring in any items needed for filming.

Wednesday: . Review homework and dialogs with irregular preterite.  Then work on second script and practice.  Film tomorrow. Homework grammar page 127 and memorize scripts.

Thursday: Vocabulary quiz. Conversation practice.  Review irregular preterite grammar pages 126-127.  Conjuguemos.com irregular preterite. See  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLViFI3zz1o Then, rehearse dialogues.  Film tomorrow. (Bring objects for tomorrow.)

Week 15: November 27- December 1, 2017

posted Nov 25, 2017, 1:17 PM by Todd Wanner   [ updated Dec 1, 2017, 11:35 AM ]

Monday: TEach pronouns after prepositions.  See https://studyspanish.com/grammar/lessons/oppro and https://www.spanishdict.com/guide/prepositional-pronouns-in-spanish.  Homework page 106.

Tuesday: Review homework.  Then, see http://www.bowdoin.edu/hispanic-studies/tools/newgr/prprep.htm . See also https://www.spanishdict.com/quizzes/14/prepositional-pronouns-in-spanish . Homework grammar B and C.

Wednesday: New vocabulary on the marketplace, ch. 3.1 Learn new vocabulary and complete vocabulary worksheet attached below (13-14).  See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcClwD_pmQk and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BQ6u1JYnIk.  Homework vocabulary pages 122-123.

Thursday: No Class ... Hoop Dance Assembly

Friday: Watch episode 6 of "Extra" en Espanol at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qh7-_sXVHlc

Monday: Brainstorm vocabulary to add to ch. 3.1 vocabulary so we can make movie of a visit to the open air market.  Review URB pages  13-14 and page 122 in workbook.  See https://quizlet.com/123700188/market-day-role-play-vocabulario-para-el-dia-de-mercado-al-aire-libre-flash-cards/  and https://quizlet.com/8913880/mercado-al-aire-libre-vocabulario-flash-cards/ .  Take Cornell  Note worth 6 pts.

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